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Spider species makes 1st U.S. appearance in Georgia

Spider species makes 1st U.S. appearance in GeorgiaA new species of spider has made its way into North America – and it's been spotted in Georgia, University of Georgia scientists said.
  • Local
  • 7 hours ago
Local

Ga. Supreme Court decision affects DUI arrests

Ga. Supreme Court decision affects DUI arrestsA new state Supreme Court ruling could let some drunk drivers walk.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 32 minutes ago
Downtown

Deliberations continue on day six in the APS cheating trial

Deliberations continue on day six in the APS cheating trialFor six days and a total of 40 hours, jurors in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial have looked at evidence against the 12 educators accused of racketeering in the largest school cheating trial in the nation.
  • Downtown
  • 7 hours, 51 minutes ago
Crime

Morning rush hour gunfire hits three cars

Morning rush hour gunfire hits three carsThree cars were hit by gunfire while driving in morning rush hour traffic Monday morning.
  • Crime
  • 7 hours, 53 minutes ago
Rome

Police: Remains found may be of missing Floyd Co. woman

Police: Remains found may be of missing Floyd Co. womanThe remains of a body found in Floyd County could be those of a missing mother of three.
  • Rome
  • 8 hours, 12 minutes ago
Politics

Religious freedom bill in limbo

Religious freedom bill in limboThe future of Georgia's religious freedom bill is in doubt.
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 43 minutes ago
Tucker

18-year-old arrested for killing girlfriend, then calling 911

18-year-old arrested for killing girlfriend, then calling 911Gwinnett County Police arrested an 18-year-old man after they said he shot his girlfriend, then called 911 for help.
  • Tucker
  • 9 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

Teens' deaths prompt petition for bridge improvements

Teens' deaths prompt petition for bridge improvementsPetition calls for safety improvements to bridge after fatalities
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 44 minutes ago
Hawks

Hawks post new Spotify love letter to fans on playoff run

Hawks post new Spotify love letter to fans on playoff runThe Atlanta Hawks penned a new Spotify love letter to their fans
  • Hawks
  • 9 hours, 52 minutes ago
Southwest Atlanta

Vehicles stolen from valets recovered

Vehicles stolen from valets recoveredVehicles stolen from the valet of several Atlanta restaurants has been recovered.
  • Southwest Atlanta
  • 10 hours, 8 minutes ago
Smyrna

Fortis College students complain of supply shortage

Fortis College students complain of supply shortageStudents in the welding program at Fortis College in Smyrna are complaining that they don't have the supplies to learn.
  • Smyrna
  • 10 hours, 11 minutes ago
Southwest Atlanta

Blighted building on MLK Drive to be demolished

Blighted building on MLK Drive to be demolishedAn old apartment complex on Martin Luther King Drive will finally be coming down.
  • Southwest Atlanta
  • 10 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Atlanta: Store robberies could be connected

Atlanta: Store robberies could be connectedAtlanta police have released surveillance that shows two convenience store robberies that could be connected.
  • Local
  • 10 hours, 33 minutes ago
Downtown

War of words over Atlanta Nobel Peace Prize summit

War of words over Atlanta Nobel Peace Prize summitA 2015 summit of Nobel Peace Prize in Atlanta is moving ahead, despite the tense relationship between organizers and city leaders.
  • Downtown
  • 10 hours, 59 minutes ago
Traffic

Bloomberg dubs Atlanta the 'Deadly Hot Spot of Twisting Highways and Truck Rollovers'

Bloomberg dubs Atlanta the 'Deadly Hot Spot of Twisting Highways and Truck Rollovers'The story ranks the spots in Georgia where rollovers happened most often from 2001-2012:
  • Traffic
  • 11 hours, 11 minutes ago
Downtown

Four more city workers arrested in scrap metal theft ring

Four more city workers arrested in scrap metal theft ringA theft ring first busted up March 23 now has 4 additional arrests.
  • Downtown
  • 11 hours, 16 minutes ago
Lilburn

Teacher killed in head-on collision in Gwinnett

Teacher killed in head-on collision in GwinnettA female driver was killed after colliding with a pickup truck in Gwinnett County.
  • Lilburn
  • 11 hours, 16 minutes ago
Midtown

Man enters home to beg for money

Man enters home to beg for moneyA man was charged with criminal trespass for entering an Atlanta home and asking the resident for money.
  • Midtown
  • 12 hours, 43 minutes ago
News

Falcons fined, lose draft picks for using fake crowd noise

Falcons fined, lose draft picks for using fake crowd noiseThe Atlanta Falcons will forfeit a fifth-round draft pick in the 2016 draft and the team has been fined $350,000 as punishment for artificially pumping in crowd noise during home games in 2013 and 2014, the NFL announced.
  • News
  • 13 hours, 40 minutes ago
NCAAB

Georgia State's R.J. Hunter entering NBA draft

Georgia State's R.J. Hunter entering NBA draftGeorgia State junior guard R.J. Hunter is entering the NBA draft after making one of the most memorable shots of the NCAA tournament.
  • NCAAB
  • 14 hours, 32 minutes ago
Crime

3 cousins shot in DeKalb County

3 cousins shot in DeKalb CountyThree cousins suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot at a DeKalb County apartment complex .
  • Crime
  • 15 hours, 8 minutes ago
Norcross

DUI suspect charged with trying to bribe Gwinnett cop

DUI suspect charged with trying to bribe Gwinnett copThe DUI suspect claimed to be involved with "The Vampire Diaries" and tried to pay off a cop to avoid going to jail.
  • Norcross
  • 15 hours, 16 minutes ago
Downtown

Spelman College names new president

Spelman College names new presidentSpelman College will have a new president this summer.
  • Downtown
  • 20 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Atlanta city councilmember says 2015 Final Four should move to Atlanta

Atlanta city councilmember says 2015 Final Four should move to AtlantaAtlanta City Councilmember Andre Dickens sent a letter today to NCAA President Mark Emmert calling on him to move the NCAA headquarters and this year's Final Four from Indianapolis to Atlanta.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 50 minutes ago
Southwest Atlanta

Man shot in SW Atlanta

Man shot in SW AtlantaPolice say a man was shot in the back at a southwest Atlanta apartment complex on Sunday.
  • Southwest Atlanta
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Ga. House committee cancels 'Religious Freedom Bill' meeting

Ga. House committee cancels 'Religious Freedom Bill' meetingThe Georgia House Judiciary Committee has canceled a meeting to discuss the so-called Religious Freedom bill.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Riverdale - Jonesboro

Woman stabbed to death in Clayton County

Woman stabbed to death in Clayton CountyA woman was stabbed to death in Clayton County, police said.
  • Riverdale - Jonesboro
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago